The Meet Group, Inc. operates a portfolio of mobile social entertainment applications to meet the need for human connection worldwide.
Undervalued with solid track record.
Share Price & News
How has Meet Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: MEET has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
US Interactive Media and Services
1 Year Return
US Interactive Media and Services
Return vs Industry: MEET exceeded the US Interactive Media and Services industry which returned 31% over the past year.
Return vs Market: MEET exceeded the US Market which returned 17.1% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Meet Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
5 months ago | Simply Wall StHow Much Of The Meet Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:MEET) Do Insiders Own?
6 months ago | Simply Wall StAn Intrinsic Calculation For The Meet Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:MEET) Suggests It's 50% Undervalued
6 months ago | Simply Wall StOne Thing To Remember About The The Meet Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:MEET) Share Price
Is Meet Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: MEET ($6.23) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($14.26)
Significantly Below Fair Value: MEET is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: MEET is good value based on its PE Ratio (28.4x) compared to the US Interactive Media and Services industry average (32.3x).
PE vs Market: MEET is poor value based on its PE Ratio (28.4x) compared to the US market (19.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: MEET is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.9x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: MEET is good value based on its PB Ratio (2.1x) compared to the US Interactive Media and Services industry average (2.2x).
How is Meet Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: MEET's forecast earnings growth (32.5% per year) is above the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: MEET's earnings (32.5% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (24.1% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: MEET's revenue (9.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.4% per year).
High Growth Revenue: MEET's revenue (9.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if MEET's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Meet Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: MEET has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: MEET's current net profit margins (6.2%) are higher than last year (4.5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: MEET has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by -17.1% per year.
Accelerating Growth: MEET's earnings growth over the past year (74.6%) exceeds its 5-year average (-17.1% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: MEET earnings growth over the past year (74.6%) exceeded the Interactive Media and Services industry -22.8%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: MEET's Return on Equity (7.4%) is considered low.
How is Meet Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: MEET's short term assets ($87.3M) exceed its short term liabilities ($43.1M).
Long Term Liabilities: MEET's short term assets ($87.3M) exceed its long term liabilities ($36.5M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: MEET's debt to equity ratio (15.5%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: MEET's debt to equity ratio has increased from 1.8% to 15.5% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: MEET's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (135.6%).
Interest Coverage: MEET's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (19x coverage).
What is Meet Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate MEET's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate MEET's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if MEET's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if MEET's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of MEET's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Geoff Cook (41 yo)
Mr. Geoffrey Cook, also known as Geoff, has been the Chief Executive Officer of The Meet Group, Inc. March 11, 2013. Mr. Cook is the Founder of CyberEdit, Inc. and serves as its President. He serves as the ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Geoff 's total compensation ($USD3.09M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD2.03M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Geoff 's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
|CEO & Director||7.42yrs||US$3.09m||1.2% |
|Chief Financial Officer||2.75yrs||US$1.32m||0.31% |
|General Counsel & Executive VP of Business Affairs||8.75yrs||US$1.32m||0.31% |
|Senior Vice President of Strategic Planning & Treasury||1yr||US$567.15k||0.080% |
|Senior Vice President of Finance & Accounting||1yr||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Investor Relations||3.58yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Corporate Development||0.58yr||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Engineering||3.5yrs||US$749.61k||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Product||2.33yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Advertising||2.58yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Safety Operations||8.75yrs||no data||no data|
|9.5yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: MEET's management team is considered experienced (3.1 years average tenure).
|CEO & Director||7.42yrs||US$3.09m||1.2% |
|Independent Director||7.17yrs||US$135.54k||0.095% |
|Independent Director||2.92yrs||US$132.54k||0.067% |
|Independent Director||0.67yr||US$117.26k||no data|
|Independent Director||6yrs||US$123.54k||0.078% |
|Independent Director||3.5yrs||US$125.04k||0.038% |
|Independent Non-Executive Chairman of the Board||4.08yrs||US$161.04k||0.14% |
Experienced Board: MEET's board of directors are considered experienced (4.1 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: MEET insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
The Meet Group, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: The Meet Group, Inc.
- Ticker: MEET
- Exchange: NasdaqCM
- Founded: 1997
- Industry: Interactive Media and Services
- Sector: Media
- Market Cap: US$453.885m
- Shares outstanding: 72.85m
- Website: https://www.themeetgroup.com
Number of Employees
- The Meet Group, Inc.
- 100 Union Square Drive
- New Hope
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|MEET||NasdaqCM (Nasdaq Capital Market)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jun 1999|
|Q86||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jun 1999|
|0K0B||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||GB||USD||Jun 1999|
The Meet Group, Inc. operates a portfolio of mobile social entertainment applications to meet the need for human connection worldwide. The company leverages a live-streaming video platform, empowering comm ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/08/13 00:10|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/08/12 00:00|
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